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"I blog about poems, gardening, hiking, life, cycling and just fun stuff.  Look for a weekly post from me."

Tom

 

A BOAT WITHOUT A TILLER

A boat without a tiller, Adrift on an aimless sea, My mind in endless wonder, That was me; that was me. I’m a sail without a boat....

LORD HEAR OUR PRAYER

*photo/artwork on wood by erin Dear God, in Your mercy we are doing what we can to carry out Your work on earth as You commanded us to go...

I’LL RIDE MY BIKE

I rode my bike today, I thought it best to Get in a mile or two And as always, There are wondrous views. Three Sisters popped upward...

PROPHECIES

*photo Courtesy JonMcNaughton/JonMcNaughton.com I have written and posted fifteen prophecies for you: Have you heeded them? The most...

HIGHFLIGHT

Oh I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth; And Danced lightly cross Golden Beaches. Surredly I fly, flit, fling, hurl myself with...

LIFE’S LAST BARTER

Life’s last barter, Be a month or so away. Yet that carafe to barter, May come handy any day. We live life’s gift In a frivolous,...

THE APPLE

The Apple may it be, The Apple you see, Falls unscrupulously From the tree, And tho it be, It falls upon I and thee. For tho we were not...

BLOOD MOON

What feats do mankind Seek to Soar to What boundless frontiers Do we relentlessly peek Frontiers quite often peerless And oft just barely...

MY HEART

MY HEART Be, my Heart, be naughty If naughty Thy must be; But go and see the Lady That makes my heart run free; And, when you see the...

WHERE WE GO 1 WE GO ALL

We come in peace, With a heavy sword, We speak the truth, With every word. We seek not revenge, But give no quarter, For God shown the...

TWO GENTLEMAN

*photo by Erin Two Gentlemen, Met on Max Patch, Just a tad, Below the sky. Two Gentlemen met On Max Patch Hav’n Traveled far and nei. One...

WHO WILL BE OUR MOSES?

We were put here on this earth, When, where and how? In ways inexplicable we, We have shared creation’s vow. Through the Word which in...

THE WAITING ROOM

In the waiting room, I spied a neat picture on the wall. Looking closer and closer, I suddenly found myself in it, inside, inside the...

A LONE BIRD

A lone bird, Beached, Wonders? Where thu hell, Is that Ark? Author’s Note: Although this is a repost, I thought it fitting as we try to...

SNEEK PREVIEW #1

I do not always do this, but for my frequent favorite viewers, I have included the scheduled list of upcoming poems that I have written....

SHAPE MUSIC

While I really don't have a formalized Bucket List, I had always dreamed of singing at my daughter’s wedding! No I don’t sing...

THE END OF THE TRAIL

It was the end of the trail for me. I mean, I had been riding for miles, days, weeks, months, years. Oh hell, I have ridden all my damn...